Ampex Data Systems Announces Multi-year Contract with Northrop Grumman for U.S. Navy’s E2-D Hawkeye

Ampex Data Systems (Ampex), a Delta Information Systems Company, announced the receipt of a Full Rate Production Lot 7 (FRP-7) contract from Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation. In addition to multiple TuffServ282 (TS282) Rugged Network File Servers (NFS), Ampex will be delivering supporting storage media for use in the United States Navy’s E-2D Hawkeye airborne surveillance…

StandardAero Completes First U.S. Registered Learjet 45 Honeywell Primus Elite Cockpit Upgrade

StandardAero completed its first U.S registered Learjet 45 Honeywell Primus Elite installation at its MRO facility in Augusta, Georgia, using JetCity’s FAA approved STC. Honeywell’s Primus Elite enhanced cockpit system provides greater functionality and overall situational awareness with the addition of charts, maps and safety enhancements for business jet operators. The upgrade removes existing cathode…

Kenya Airways and GE Aviation Sign Digital Flight Operations Agreement

Kenya Airways has selected GE Aviation for the Flight Operations suite of digital products across the airline’s fleet of Boeing 737, 787 and Embraer E190 airplanes. Kenya Airway’s fleet adds to the 15,468 unique aircraft assets that are connected to GE Aviation’s digital solutions. Implementation is currently underway with completion this year. “Kenya Airways was…

Elliott Aviation Starts Their First Citation 560XL Garmin G5000 Installation

Elliott Aviation has started a Garmin G5000 installation on a Citation 560XL, a first for the company. The STC was issued on June 7, 2019. Elliott Aviation currently has 16 more Citation 560XL aircraft booked for Garmin G5000 installations. The aircraft is also receiving Prizm cabin lighting and Smart Vision Shades, provided by Elliott Technologies.…

Southeast Aerospace Secures Transport Canada and Colombia Aeronautica Civil Approval on Part 25 ADS-B STC

Southeast Aerospace, located at Orlando Melbourne International Airport, has received Transport Canada Civil (TCCA) and Colombia Aeronautica Civil (UAEAC) aviation approval of their ADS-B Part 25 Approved Model List (AML) Supplement Type Certificate (STC). SEA says this solution is a flexible and affordable ADS-B solution to facilitate continued flight in US airspace upon the January…

Air Plains Services Now Offers Genesys Aerosystems Autopilots   

Air Plains Services has added Genesys Aerosystems autopilots to its  list of system and avionics upgrade suppliers, further expanding available choices in planning upgrade projects. “The long list of Genesys autopilots gives Air Plains even more options for meeting the varied requirements and budgets of our customers looking to keep their cockpit systems updated with…

K5-Aviation Adds a Third 2Ku System from Gogo Business Aviation

Gogo announced it will install a third 2Ku system on an Airbus A319 business jet operated by K5-Aviation, a leading operator of ACJ aircraft. The installation will be the first to be done on an Airbus ACJ319neo, and it is scheduled to be completed this summer. The installation design and system integration will be managed…

CertifyNation Receives FAA STC for Honeywell TRA-100B ADS-B

CertifyNation – A Division of The Angelus Corporation has been issued an FAA STC for Honeywell’s TRA-100B Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B). CertifyNation received certification for Honeywell’s TRA-100B Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) on Boeing 737 – 500/700/800/900ER aircraft. The FAA STC number for the Retrofit Installation of the Honeywell TRA-100B Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) is ST04269CH.

Barfield Awarded Two-Year ELT Support Agreement by ECA Group Aerospace

Barfield Inc. has  signed an agreement to continue providing repair service and warranty support for the full range of ECA Group Emergency Locator Transmitters in the USA, Canada, and Mexico.  Barfield has provided these services for ECA Group airline and military customers since 2003 when the range of ADT406 Emergency Locator Transmitters (ELT) was introduced…